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Academic support

University is different to high school in many ways, learn how to succeed in your degree from the start

Support orientation

Academic Orientation

A week of information and events to start the academic year

Support study

Develop the skills to succeed

Start here for tips, resources and videos on how to study at university

Support classes

How do classes work?

Find out about lectures, tutorials and more

Support library

How to use the library

Learn how to get the most out of the library for assignments and exams

Support exams

How exams work

Your starting point for learning about exams at Otago

Support course advice

Course advice

Take the guesswork out of planning your degree - let us help

Support changing course

Changing your course

Otago offers flexible degrees - talk to us about changing direction

Support integrity

Academic integrity

Advice and rules on plagiarism and academic misconduct